I can’t wait for The BETT Show!

I can’t wait for The BETT Show!

  Last minute preparations for the BETT Show – for many it’s a nightmare but I just love it! Late November every year is always spent dashing between, printers, graphic designers, sales partners making sure that everything is ready for the BETT Show in...

Technology in the Classroom

The chances are if you’re reading this article, technology is innately part of your ever day life. Whether it’s your Iphone to your smart meter, we’ve become a generation on digital masters! Unsurprisingly, with technology becoming the norm, classrooms are finally...

#WorldBookDay- How to capture the magic of reading all year

There’s no disputing last weeks World Book Day was a fantastic way to promote reading! But after a fun-filled day, seeing your teacher dressed as Willy Wonker or Angelina Ballerina, how do we keep the inspiration of reading alive through the whole year? We’ve recently...

Do phonics based assessments really improve reading ability?

The Guardian (2017) published an interesting article last week about primary school pupils’ reading ability over the past decade. The article highlights we clearly still have a gap in primary school children’s reading ability. It doesn’t however,  give us an idea of...

Reading: UK Vs Rest Of The World

OECD have published their results of The 2015 Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA). 72 countries took part in PISA, with around 540,000 students assessed. Read more about it here:...